Saturday, 7 October 2017

Bielefeld Rainbows

For girls aged five to seven - Rainbows is exciting, messy, friendly and a lot of fun! Mondays 1730-1830hrs

Rainbows follow a programme called the Rainbow Jigsaw, through which they Look Learn Laugh Love

Location Community Rooms Catterick Barracks

Bielefeld Girl Guides

For girls aged 10 to 14 - Guides challenge themselves and make a difference in their community. Wednesdays.

Location The Community Rooms, Catterick barracks

Friday, 6 October 2017

Bielefeld Zumba classes

Forget about the workout.

Just lose yourself in the music and find yourself in shape at the ultimate dance fitness party.

Contact the HIVE for further information.

Bielefeld Beaver Scouts

Beavers & Cubs

Beaver Scouts are our youngest members. They usually meet weekly on a Tuesday to take part in a wide range of activities including games, crafts, singing, visits and good turns, along with plenty of outdoor activities.

Location Building 41 Catterick Barracks Bielefeld

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Bielefeld Brownies

For girls aged seven to ten - being a Brownie is an adventurous journey that girls take with their friends.

Tuesdays 1800-1930hrs.

Bielefeld Scouts

Each Scout Troop consists of small units of six to eight Scouts called a Patrol, usually led by a Patrol Leader. Outdoor activities feature prominently, with the highlight being camping.


Changes to BFG HIVE Blogs

All your BFG HIVE information will soon be available in one place
on the new BFG HIVE blog 

See the new blog on 2 October 2017 and sign up for regular updates

Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Bielefeld Home-Start Krafty Kidz

Our aim is to support children’s learning and development through play as well as providing support for their parents to help them gain new skills to help their children.

Tuesdays in Block 26c

Busy Bees & Tiny Beats

Our toddler and baby groups give children a great opportunity to pay and give parents an opportunity to meet new people and socialise. As well as plenty of toys, there is a snack time, fun filled craft activities.
Mon, Weds,Thurs.

Find us next to the Welfare office on Catterick Barracks.

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Bielefeld Station Cougars Netball every Tuesday

Complete beginner, national champ or somewhere in between? The Netball club is a great way to meet new people and also improve your fitness.

They meet every Tuesday evening at Catterick Barracks Gymnasium @ 18:30 Hrs. All welcome, Military, Civilian Staff and Spouses.

Monday, 2 October 2017

Bielefeld Mountain Bike Club every Wednesday

A weekly club ride for varying skill levels (dependent upon Instructor availability) on the Teutoburger Ridge.

Every Wednesday afternoon, meet at 1315 hrs. Ride starts at 1330 hrs. Ride ends around 1630 hrs.

Meet at the BSMBC Clubhouse, Cellar of Building 9 in Catterick Barracks.

Bielefeld Wargaming & modelling Club every Thursday

Sunday, 1 October 2017

Taekwondo in Bielefeld

Taekwondo is the Korean Martial Art of self-defence and an Olympic sport. It is practiced by 60 million people worldwide and develops confidence, fitness, robustness, discipline and respect.

Children’s classes (8-16 years) – Mondays
Adults - Tuesdays


Saturday, 30 September 2017

Amenities Bank Holiday closures between 2nd & 3rd October 2017

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The HIVE, Monty's cafe, BFG, MWST & Passes offices are closed Mon 2nd & Tues 3rd October
The Post Office and PRI are closed Tuesday 3rd October
Normal hours resume Wednesday 4th.

Bielefeld Library revised hours at the start of October

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“Don’t forget, German Unity Day Tuesday, Tag der Deutschen Einheit “
Library opening hours for W/c 2 Oct 17

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: German Public Holiday CLOSED

Wednesday: 08:30-13:00*

*(Closed between 10am and approximately 10:40 due to school visit)

Thursday: 08:30-16:30

Friday: 08:30-12noon

RBL Bielefeld Events October 2017

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Childminding Network Meeting - 5th October 2017

Poster provided by Childminding Coordinator BFG

Festival of 1000 lights at Obersee lake Bielefeld - 2nd October 2017

1000 candles, torches and lanterns enchant the terrain at the Seekrug
Fire musicians, live music, lanterns, night minigolf, high altitude fireworks!

Due to the bad weather this event was cancelled earlier from its original schedule last month.

Please use the car parks on the Obersee or come with MoBiel! There are no parking spaces in the Loheide.

Friday, 29 September 2017

Bielefeld Station cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard 1st Oct @ 18:00hrs

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Civvy Street Magazine - September 2017

Paulus concert - Rudolf Oetker Halle - Sat 30th September at 20:00hrs

Kartoffelfest at the farm Meyerhof - Theesen Sunday 1st October


On 1st October 2017 11:00 - 18:00hrs, we invite you to our popular potato festival, Schulte Döinghaus.

We offer 6 different potato varieties from our own cultivation. Culinary treats around the potato, hearty grilled dishes and a varied cake buffet will ensure your wellbeing.

The children's program starts at 2.00 pm with pony rides, children's showers, bouncy castle and trekking tours.
For further information click here..

Without Automobil event - Sunday 1st October 10:00 - 18:00hrs

On 1st October 2017 cyclists, skaters, joggers and pedestrians conquer the street! Then for the fifth time the event "ohneautomobil" takes place on the B61 between Herford and Bielefeld.

Together, the two neighbouring cities take up the theme of "mobility" and enable the visitors to experience the route without a car (mobile) and engine noise - but with a lot of movement, fun and a programm for the whole family.

At various stations in Herford and in Bielefeld a variety of information stands and tempting catering possibilities are on offer. Captivating hands-on activities, presentations, and musical entertainment will thrill both young and old alike.

Thursday, 28 September 2017

CTP Resettlement Centre Germany - What's on in October

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Midnight Shopping in Bielefeld Saturday 30th September

The shops in Bielefeld city are open until midnight on Saturday 30th September

80's Night at the Hechlei Bielefeld Saturday 30th September

"80's night" is called the new extremely mobile party.
-80's decoration
-80's Style
-80's outfit
-80's music

Early Bird tickets are now available at a special price of € 11
online at
Steven Murphy and Thomas Stuke are your 80's night DJ's.
From 18 years!

Ravensberger Park 6
33607 Bielefeld

Paderborn city late night shopping until 22:00hrs Sat 30th September

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

A Stars Sessions dates - October 2017

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Bielefeld Station Christmas Fair Sunday 26th Nov 2017

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Please contact Bielefeld Station Welfare Office to book a stall.
0521 9254 3217

AWS Bielefeld Youth Club - September 2017

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Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Monty's cafe in the Amenities centre Catterick Barracks

Freshly made special:

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Warm Turkey, stuffing and cranberry baguette with gravy dip.

Just one of the many fresh food offers in Monty's cafe!

Open Monday - Thursday 08:30 - 14:00
Fri 08:30 - 13:00

MacMillan Coffee morning Fri 29th Sept

NEBOSH Courses in Gütersloh during October

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Gütersloh Michaeliskirmes until 3rd Oct 2017

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As an integral part of the Michaelis week, the traditional Michaeliskirmes takes place on the market square in Gütersloh  Tuesday October 3rd, 2017.

Address: Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 17 33330 Gütersloh 

Timings: 3pm - 11pm

Oktoberfest Offers from NAAFI valid until 11th October

Poster provided by NAAFI

Monday, 25 September 2017

Quest Magazine - September 2017

To read online click here.

Bollywood Gala Night 6th October 2017

Poster supplied by SSAFA

Bielefeld Library Opening Times Week 25 September – 29 September

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Due to staff leave
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 13:00-16:30
Wednesday: 08:30-12:00
Thursday: 08:30-12:00
Friday: 08:30-12:00

Royal British Legion Live On BBQ - 1st October

Poster provided by The Royal British Legion

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Lost Property from Party in the Park

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The following items have been handed into the guard room Normandy Bks from the Party in the Park:
Samsung Mobile Phone
Ted Baker Sunglasses
Childs Flower pattern wellington boots from George at ASDA size 27
Blue and Red Para-cord wrist band
Size 18 Flower pattern rain coat from Next
1 pr Childs Pink Socks
1 pr Childs Grey Socks

The Duke of York's Royal Military School Open Morning - Saturday 7th October

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Friday, 22 September 2017

Stiftsmarkt in Schildesche Bielefeld Fri 22nd - Sun 24th Sept 2017

The Stiftsmarkt in Schildesche offers a three-day program on two stages. Funfairs, flea markets and Sunday shopping.

Sieker Apple Market at the Lutherkirche Sun 24th 11:00 - 18:00hrs

Gemeinschaft Sieker e.V. invites you to the autumn apple market in the parking lot of the Lutherkirche at Otto-Brenner-Straße. Culinary delights await you. Fries with apple sauce, apple pie, jam and coffee, waffles, autumnal arrangements, sale of various apple varieties, prosecco and cider, bratwurst, fries, beer and soft drinks.

Among other things, a bouncy castle and wheel of fortune await the little and big visitors. 

Spielfest at Bielefeld Klosterplatz celebrating World Children's day Sun 24th Sept 14:00 - 18:00hrs

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Night climbers event in the Kletterpark Bielefeld Sat 23rd Sept @ 19:30hrs

Lights out - pure adventure. Experience the special charm of the climbing park in the dark!
Price: 29.90 € for adults, 26.90 € for teens;

Registration and information on tel. 05231 569452

AFF Roadshow - Wednesday 18th October 2017

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Civvy Street - Transition to Civilian Life

For more information,  Click Here

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Bielefeld Cinema Station: Showing The Dark Tower on 24th Sept 2017 @18:30hrs- 12A

Royal British Legion Car Boot Sale - Sunday 1st October 2017

The Royal British Legion Paderborn Carboot Sale will be held on Sunday 1st October in Dempsey Barracks. Ring Jim Griffiths on 05254 4208 to book a pitch. If Jim is not there leave your phone number on Jim's answer machine.

After the Carboot Sale there will be a BBQ. Please get your tickets by 21 September 2017. 

7€ per person 15 years and older. 3.50€ per minor 14 years and younger. Tickets available from Robert Millar, Tel 05250 937328, 0152 0538 2540. The BBQ will be lit at approximately 3pm